Insall MacPorts of different drive

Daniel J. Luke dluke at
Tue Feb 20 16:32:27 PST 2007

On Feb 20, 2007, at 4:55 PM, Post Max wrote:
>> Our installer should probably limit installation to the boot drive
>> so  that things 'just work' (while alternative install locations
>> are  supported/available with the source install).
> In that case, perhaps a detailed section in the MacPorts installation
> guide can be added to describe the steps required to get MacPorts
> working, for different drive and network set-ups.

It should 'just work' if you pass --prefix=/whatever/alternate/path/ 
you/want to configure when you're building macports from source.

(but yes, it should be documented)

Daniel J. Luke
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